5RB Talks: Cardiff

With Christina Michalos QC, William Bennett QC & David Hirst

Format: Event
Date: 13 Mar 2015


The second of 5RB’s 2015 series of talks took place on 12 March in Cardiff. 5RB’s William BennettChristina Michalos and David Hirst spoke.

William Bennett gave an overview of the Defamation Act 2013 and a review of developments since it came into force in January 2014.

Christina Michalos looked at alternatives to defamation such as privacy, harassment and data protection.

David Hirst looked at tackling online anonymity – disclosure strategies.

5RB would like to thank all who attended and contributed to the discussion.